The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 705 699 646
Rank change year-on-year -6 -53  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 153 260 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 1.49% 2.04% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 128 207 244
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.97% -2.22%  

Microsoft App-V is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10269 12728 13559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.05% 12.24% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8571 10737 11240
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 136 £50,000 -4.76% 14
London +23 73 £55,000 -4.34% 6
South East +40 25 £55,000 +22.22% 3
East of England +8 15 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Scotland +32 12 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Edinburgh +16 12 £62,500 +38.88%
Hertfordshire +25 11 £38,750 -3.12% 1
City of London +24 11 £65,000 +10.16% 2
Berkshire +37 9 £60,000 -4.00% 1
South West +28 7 £50,000 +42.85% 1
North West -26 7 £40,500 -32.50%
Surrey +46 6 - - 2
Hatfield +28 6 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Woking +7 6 - - 2
Manchester -20 6 £37,750 -13.21%
Wiltshire - 6 £50,000 -
Hampshire +18 5 £39,000 +21.87%
Salisbury - 5 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +31 4 £45,000 +23.28% 1
Bedfordshire +16 4 £28,500 -32.94%
East Midlands +5 4 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £35,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 4 £39,000 -
West Yorkshire +26 3 £45,000 +23.28% 1
Wales +9 3 £36,116 +20.38%
Oxfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Croydon - 3 £57,500 - 1
Bolton - 3 £35,000 -

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 224 (82.66%) Windows
2 193 (71.22%) Microsoft
3 191 (70.48%) SCCM
4 169 (62.36%) Active Directory
5 142 (52.40%) Citrix
6 116 (42.80%) MSI
6 116 (42.80%) PowerShell
7 107 (39.48%) VMware
8 98 (36.16%) XenApp
9 95 (35.06%) Windows 10
10 92 (33.95%) Application Packaging
11 91 (33.58%) Windows 7
12 82 (30.26%) ITIL
13 71 (26.20%) AppSense
14 69 (25.46%) MS Excel
15 64 (23.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 63 (23.25%) Windows Server 2012
17 62 (22.88%) DNS
18 56 (20.66%) Windows Server
19 54 (19.93%) Windows Server 2008
20 50 (18.45%) DHCP
21 48 (17.71%) SQL Server
22 44 (16.24%) MS Exchange
23 40 (14.76%) Finance
23 40 (14.76%) Security Cleared
24 39 (14.39%) TCP/IP
25 37 (13.65%) Application Virtualisation
26 35 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
27 34 (12.55%) XenDesktop
28 33 (12.18%) Migration

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (16.24%) MS Exchange
2 26 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (5.90%) IIS
4 13 (4.80%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.80%) Skype for Business
5 11 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.37%) CMS
7 1 (0.37%) Confluence
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 69 (25.46%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.37%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (10.33%) Office 365
3 14 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.11%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.74%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 62 (22.88%) DNS
2 50 (18.45%) DHCP
3 39 (14.39%) TCP/IP
4 19 (7.01%) Firewall
5 18 (6.64%) NetScaler
6 12 (4.43%) SAN
7 11 (4.06%) WAN
8 10 (3.69%) Internet
9 8 (2.95%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (2.58%) LAN
10 7 (2.58%) Network Security
10 7 (2.58%) Skype
11 6 (2.21%) iSCSI
12 5 (1.85%) NAS
12 5 (1.85%) VPN
13 4 (1.48%) BGP
13 4 (1.48%) MPLS
13 4 (1.48%) VLAN
13 4 (1.48%) VPLS
14 3 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.37%) DB2
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 116 (42.80%) MSI
2 25 (9.23%) InstallShield
3 6 (2.21%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.74%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 40 (14.76%) Finance
2 32 (11.81%) Law
3 22 (8.12%) Legal
4 13 (4.80%) Banking
5 9 (3.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.85%) Advertising
7 4 (1.48%) Electronics
7 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.48%) Marketing
8 3 (1.11%) Automotive
9 2 (0.74%) Games
9 2 (0.74%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (23.99%) Analyst
2 41 (15.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 40 (14.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 35 (12.92%) Desktop Engineer
5 33 (12.18%) Applications Packager
6 29 (10.70%) Support Engineer
7 26 (9.59%) Citrix Engineer
7 26 (9.59%) Desktop Analyst
8 23 (8.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 23 (8.49%) Consultant
9 22 (8.12%) 3rd Line Support
10 20 (7.38%) Desktop Support
11 16 (5.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 16 (5.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 16 (5.90%) SCCM Engineer
11 16 (5.90%) VMware Engineer
12 15 (5.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (4.80%) Support Analyst
14 12 (4.43%) Systems Engineer
14 12 (4.43%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.07%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.37%) .NET
2 1 (0.37%) CSS
2 1 (0.37%) HTML
2 1 (0.37%) JSON
2 1 (0.37%) Web Services
2 1 (0.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.23%) User Experience
2 21 (7.75%) Fat Client
2 21 (7.75%) Thin Client
3 16 (5.90%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.95%) Clustering
5 8 (2.95%) Robotics
6 7 (2.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.21%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.21%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.48%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.11%) CESG
9 3 (1.11%) PKI
9 3 (1.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 2 (0.74%) BYOD
10 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) PMI
11 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 224 (82.66%) Windows
2 95 (35.06%) Windows 10
3 91 (33.58%) Windows 7
4 63 (23.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (20.66%) Windows Server
6 54 (19.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (7.01%) Linux
8 14 (5.17%) Windows 8
9 11 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.32%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.85%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.48%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.74%) Android
14 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.37%) CentOS
15 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.37%) Unix
15 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (33.95%) Application Packaging
2 82 (30.26%) ITIL
3 37 (13.65%) Application Virtualisation
4 33 (12.18%) Migration
5 32 (11.81%) Service Management
6 29 (10.70%) Configuration Management
7 28 (10.33%) Personalization
7 28 (10.33%) Server Building
8 25 (9.23%) Service Delivery
9 21 (7.75%) Compatibility Testing
10 17 (6.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (6.27%) Functional Testing
10 17 (6.27%) Mentoring
11 15 (5.54%) Asset Management
11 15 (5.54%) Presales
11 15 (5.54%) Virtual Environments
12 14 (5.17%) Software Distribution
12 14 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement Process
13 12 (4.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 116 (42.80%) PowerShell
2 22 (8.12%) SQL
3 20 (7.38%) VBScript
4 8 (2.95%) VB
5 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.37%) C#
6 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (14.76%) Security Cleared
2 32 (11.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (8.86%) MCSE
4 20 (7.38%) MCP
4 20 (7.38%) SC Cleared
5 15 (5.54%) MCSA
6 14 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (2.95%) BC Cleared
8 7 (2.58%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.85%) CCA
9 5 (1.85%) Degree
9 5 (1.85%) GNVQ
9 5 (1.85%) MCT
9 5 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.11%) CCEA
10 3 (1.11%) VCP4
10 3 (1.11%) VCP5
11 2 (0.74%) CISSP
11 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.64%) QA
2 12 (4.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) DICOM
3 1 (0.37%) HL7
3 1 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 169 (62.36%) Active Directory
2 98 (36.16%) XenApp
3 64 (23.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (12.55%) XenDesktop
5 25 (9.23%) Hyper-V
6 20 (7.38%) vSphere
7 14 (5.17%) VMware Server
8 11 (4.06%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (3.69%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (3.32%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (3.32%) VMware ESX
11 7 (2.58%) XenServer
12 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (1.85%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (1.11%) BitLocker
13 3 (1.11%) NFS
14 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.37%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.37%) NDS
Systems Management
1 191 (70.48%) SCCM
2 19 (7.01%) Microsoft Intune
3 17 (6.27%) ThinApp
4 13 (4.80%) SCOrch
5 12 (4.43%) SCOM
6 9 (3.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 8 (2.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (2.58%) Ansible
8 7 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.58%) Puppet
8 7 (2.58%) WSUS
8 7 (2.58%) XenMobile
9 6 (2.21%) EdgeSight
9 6 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (2.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (1.85%) AirWatch
10 5 (1.85%) BladeLogic
10 5 (1.85%) Nagios
11 4 (1.48%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (1.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 193 (71.22%) Microsoft
2 142 (52.40%) Citrix
3 107 (39.48%) VMware
4 71 (26.20%) AppSense
5 27 (9.96%) HP
6 22 (8.12%) iManage
7 18 (6.64%) Cisco
8 16 (5.90%) Symantec
9 13 (4.80%) IBM
10 11 (4.06%) Dell
11 10 (3.69%) Lumension
12 9 (3.32%) Apple
13 8 (2.95%) Bloomberg
13 8 (2.95%) Blue Prism
13 8 (2.95%) Reuters
14 6 (2.21%) CA
14 6 (2.21%) Varonis
15 5 (1.85%) BMC
15 5 (1.85%) Intel Security
15 5 (1.85%) Remedy
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